School of Music

Z Big Band

News posted on Apr 27 2016

UArts' 'Z' Big Band Named Top Collegiate Jazz Ensemble by 'DownBeat' Magazine

School of Music band wins prestigious Student Music Award for second consecutive year.

Henry Tirfe

News posted on Apr 22 2016

School of Music Junior Named Outstanding Soloist at Next Generation Jazz Festival

'Z' Big Band member Henry Tirfe ’17 (Saxophone) selected as one of five top solo artists in the College Big Band division.

Z Big Band

News posted on Feb 10 2016

'Z' Big Band Is Next Generation Jazz Festival Finalist

School of Music ensemble to compete for performance spot at this fall’s prestigious Monterey Jazz Festival.

Arturo Stable

News posted on Nov 20 2015

School of Music Faculty/Alum Wins Latin Grammy

Arturo Stable MM '10 (Jazz Studies) plays percussion on award-winning album by Paquito D’Rivera.

Ben O'Neill

News posted on Oct 29 2015

Grammy-Nominated Faculty/Alum's 'Songwriter Sessions' Series Premieres on WXPN

Ninth episode in 12-video modern American songwriter series by School of Music Lecturer Ben O’Neill BM ’04 (Guitar) featured on ‘The Key.’

Z Big Band

News posted on Aug 04 2015

'Z' Big Band Wins 'DownBeat' Student Music Award

UArts ensemble named one of the nation’s top college jazz ensembles.